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PostSubject: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyTue Dec 14, 2010 8:35 pm

Today I had a couple of Trichos in flower at the same time Smile I crossed them each way and now fingers crossed Smile After the last shot was taken the second flower opened up on the bigger one and I pollinated it too.


Yesterday 13/12/2010

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Today 14/12/2010

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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyTue Dec 14, 2010 9:18 pm

Beauty! Any special techniques to get them to flower? My largest Tricho is nearing the 2m mark and hasn't flowered yet... i wish it would.
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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyTue Dec 14, 2010 11:22 pm

Beautiful! My globular echinopsis are in full bloom at the moment, but I haven't seen a single bud on any of my trichs yet this season...
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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyWed Dec 15, 2010 9:47 pm

blowng, no real tricks the only thing I do personally is not move the plant once it becomes dormant in the colder months leading up to the flowering season. I try and keep the plant in a constant position as I believe the arch of the sun (it gets higher in summer) is what helps trigger flowering.


Lachy, I had a nice Tricho Echinopsis hybrid that I missed whilst I was overseas. I was really keen to find out the flower colour. Fingers crossed for your trichos.


P.s I have heard many people say tichos flower more readily in the ground and I too believe this is true, both the plants above are in pots Smile




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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyThu Dec 16, 2010 9:30 am

If all goes to plan I will have a heap of seed, if anyone wants some post here with your interest and most should receive Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyThu Dec 16, 2010 11:45 am

yees please!
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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyWed Dec 22, 2010 12:23 pm

very nice,would have to put my name down for some seed too,
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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyMon Dec 27, 2010 2:01 am

hey

what kind of trichoecerei are they?

I'd love some seed if you can send away to greece
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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyWed Dec 29, 2010 11:20 am

mutant,
The first plant pictured is Pachanoi "Omar" and the second is a is a Peruvianus, it does not have a name or person I can trace it back to but It was sourced from western NSW.

The fruits are developing nicely and should be ready in a couple of weeks

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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyMon Jan 03, 2011 9:47 am

Beautiful flowers!
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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptySat Jan 08, 2011 12:16 am

sweet as
another one keen for seeds now
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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptySat Jan 08, 2011 1:02 pm

The fruits are pretty much ready,


Blowng, Cactuscactus1, Mutant, Scarab will all receive some seeds Smile
Please send me a PM with your ADDRESS.

Tripsis I will include you also if you wish ? You didn't say if you wanted any.

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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptySat Jan 08, 2011 10:35 pm

Sure, that would be great. I love finding out what the progeny of hybrids look like. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptySat Jan 08, 2011 10:56 pm

Why not, if you get enough seeds I would like some to please. Let me know if you want me to cover postage costs.
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PostSubject: FRUITS :)   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyThu Jan 27, 2011 12:57 pm

FRUITS Smile Anyone who sent me their address was sent some seeds today...... Enjoy.


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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyMon Feb 28, 2011 12:01 am

Hey HN, do you think your peruvianus could actually be a pachanoi variant, such as the following?

From Ecuador:

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From Peru:

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The colour of the hair/wool around the base of the flower is a bit pale for pachanoi though, but it could easily be a hybrid, like the PC pachanoi.
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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyTue Mar 01, 2011 8:43 pm

Yes it could easily be a Pachanoi, the remainder of the plant is quite heavily spined and reminds me more of Cuzco than a pach but there is such variation in Trichos I have no idea really.

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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyTue Mar 01, 2011 8:45 pm

That picture second from the bottom on the right looks exactly like a plant I have, nice looking plant.

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Interesting, I really like the idea that there are several different pachanoi variants here in Aus, rather than just the PC clone. Where did you get it from?
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It was sourced from an old bloke from western NSW I'm not sure if he is around anymore, not Lester if anyone is thinkng him another old fella Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyThu Oct 03, 2013 8:00 pm

Thought I might necro this thread and ask, Whats the results? Was the hybridization a success?

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Yes it certainly was, I've got a heap of seed, if you want some PM me.
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Pm'd

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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyTue Nov 12, 2013 6:11 pm

Hey I just noticed something quite interesting when I stumbled across this thread again, thanks sneaky.

In the first picture of this thread look in the background there is a Tricho Peruvianus and the date is 13/12/2010, here is that picture to make it easier.

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Here is the same plant as of 24/09/2013, the big one in the middle Smile That's some pretty good growth.
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PostSubject: Re: Trichocereus in flower today   Trichocereus in flower today EmptyTue Nov 12, 2013 7:32 pm

wow that's some intense growth. At least tripled in size since then. Just curious, whats the thickest log you have ever seen? I remember reading in trouts notes a very interesting snippet of information regarding some ancient, enormous (possibly naturally hybridized) tricho's.

Here's a photo I found on a rather interesting Facebook page, that, due to its topic of conversation I can't mention here.

One day it might reach this size.Wink 

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